List of swim clubs

Swimming clubs emerged with the development of swimming as a competitive sport in the early 1800s in England. By 1880, when the first national governing body, the Amateur Swimming Association, was formed, there were already over 300 regional clubs in operation across England.[1]

Swimming clubs are important in the United States and other countries for development of Olympic athletes

Notable swim clubs in Australia include:

Within the United Kingdom, there are numerous Swimming clubs in London alone. Notable swim clubs in the United Kingdom include:

Notable swim clubs in the United States include:

See also

References

  1. "THE HISTORY OF SWIMMING". Retrieved 2012-12-17.
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